The SGA blog provides thought-provoking commentary on topical stories in sports governance, developments in the legal, regulatory and business environments, and opinions from our network of experts and collaborators.
Date: 13 May 2021
ukactive's new business plan is designed to help lead its members through recovery from the pandemic and to transition into the future. A focus on their internal governance is central to the plan. Ben Shepherd looks at the exciting times ahead for ukactive.
Date: 28 April 2021
The life of the European Super League project was short and eventful. Craig Beeston considers some of the governance implications arising from the venture.
Date: 08 April 2021
Engaging with different stakeholder groups is a crucial part of effective governance. Danielle Peel describes CIMSPA's interesting approach to bringing the youth voice into the boardroom and helping it contribute to key decisions.
Date: 07 April 2021
Head of Business Operations Helen Slimm explains how England Bowls have used the disruption caused by the Covid pandemic to reassess their governance structure and build towards a stronger future for the sport
Date: 06 November 2020
As we enter a second national lockdown in England, Tom Wilson looks at some of the important considerations for boards as they assess how they will meet the challenge financially.
Date: 10 July 2020
A legal update from Northridge looks at the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act and highlights the most important provisions applicable to the sports industry.
Date: 02 July 2020
Lyndon Firth outlines some of the things to consider in both the short and longer terms as the pandemic impacts on organisations' VAT situation.
Date: 24 June 2020
As organisations embrace remote working, Chris Culbert offers tips on how to ensure security and robust practices are implemented while your staff are out of the office.
Date: 22 June 2020
As part of BDO's Covid-19 support package, Nigel Footitt highlights some of the steps organisations need to take to counter the increased risk of fraud in these times of disruption.
Date: 18 June 2020
Craig Jackson explores the steps organisations are taking in response to the pandemic and explains BDO's 'Rethink' model.